Current year-to-date ( YTD ) data is through May 2020.

Imports: Sublimed sulfur

Sublimed sulfur, the No. 1121 import by value totaled $368,279 for the month of May, $2.93 million through May of 2020, and $6.35 million for all of 2019, the latest annual data available, according to U.S. Census Bureau data analyzed by WorldCity. Need more details? Read more

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Top Sources

RankCountryYTD
1Japan$1.55 M
2India$1.24 M
3China$114,096
4Switzerland$19,816
5Germany$6,511
6Mexico$0
7Taiwan$0
8Canada$0
9Indonesia$0
10Dominican Republic$0
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U.S. imports of Sublimed sulfur increased 68.20 percent through May to $2.93 million

U.S. imports of Sublimed sulfur increased 68.20 percent from $1.74 million to $2.93 million through the first five months of 2020 when compared to the same period the previous year, according to WorldCity analysis of the latest U.S. Census Bureau data.

The category ranked 1121 through May among the roughly 1,265 import commodity groupings as classified by Census. It ranked No. 1150 for the last full year with a total value of $6.35 million, a $3.22 million, 102.51 percent increase from the 2018 total.

Through May of this year the leading sources were No. 1 Japan, No. 2 India, No. 3 China, No. 4 Switzerland and No. 5 Germany. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Los Angeles, No. 2 Port of Virginia, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Long Beach and No. 5 Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

In the last previous full year, the leading sources were No. 1 India, No. 2 China, No. 3 Japan, No. 4 Germany and No. 5 Slovenia. The leading gateways were No. 1 Port of Virginia, No. 2 Port of Los Angeles, No. 3 Port of Charleston, No. 4 Port of Houston and No. 5 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

Looking at specific airports, seaports and border crossings, the top five through through the first five months of the year were:

Highlights for the top five ports:

  • Port of Los Angeles rose 2331.37 percent compared to last year to $1.37 million.
  • Port of Virginia fell 8.38 percent compared to last year to $1.33 million.
  • Port of Charleston rose 43.08 percent compared to last year to $175,350.
  • Port of Long Beach totaled $35,231. The previous year, there were no imports in this category.
  • Chicago O’Hare International Airport rose 277.45 percent compared to last year to $19,816.

There are several hundred airports, seaports and border crossings that handle international trade; they are, in turn, part of the roughly four dozen U.S. Customs districts.

Highlights for the top five foreign markets:

  • U.S. imports from No. 1 Japan increased $1.44 million, 1341.13 percent, (52.78 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 2 India decreased $203,890, 14.09 percent, (42.43 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 3 China decreased $50,855, 30.83 percent, (3.89 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 4 Switzerland increased $19,816, 0 percent, (0.68 percent market share).
  • U.S. imports from No. 5 Germany decreased $2,543, 28.09 percent, (0.22 percent market share).

All totaled, 100 percent of all these Sublimed sulfur imports to the United States were shipped from the top five markets through May of this year. That is equal to $2.93 million of the $2.93 million total.

All totaled, 99.85 percent of all these Sublimed sulfur imports to the United States were shipped to the top five Ports through May of this year. That is equal to $2.93 million of the $2.93 million total